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Let's turn now to the search for answers into the deadly terror attacks at the US consulate in Benghazi Libya.
Just this week we learned from several newly surfaced emails at the initial talking points about the attack work.
Purposefully altered to remove any reference to a terror attack or this specific al-Qaeda linked group.
And now there are new questions about how far there's fallout from the latest scandal will reach into the White House.
Let's bring in our political insider John -- former Republican congressman for your packet -- Fox News contributor.
Former pollster for president Jimmy Carter -- -- to a Fox News contributor.
And a former pollster for Bill Clinton job.
Does it look like by virtue of these documents and the whistle blower testimony that the Obama administration.
Intentionally misled or even lied to the American people.
To cover up the truth.
There certainly is.
-- about what happened.
They're talking points.
Whether we could have sent a relief for seemed to get to the survivors.
The whole issue of what the president knew what the secretary of state new.
Those questions have gotten worse bottom line we've talked great about a presidency in crisis a presidency adrift.
And bottom line out unanswered questions and they are getting more and more.
Series -- out we -- -- -- -- deal bomb and it drew the administration knew the consulate was a death trap and did nothing about it they refused to help those who were under attack they covered up the truth after the fact and then.
They arguably retaliated to get against those who wanted to tell the truth.
You think Tom Donnelly needs to answer for.
I think we need to move the focus from the minutia to the to the center of this which is the White House.
It is Howard to paraphrase -- -- -- what did the president know what do you do when what did you do.
Look what we have an invisible man here Tom -- national security advisor right.
The man Mike has an army would know what -- mentioned his name everything was being brought here's the story.
It would seek political story eight weeks before the election the administration has a narrative the narrative is simple.
We killed a lot we stop terrorism that you now which threatened.
What do they do.
Double moves because -- -- only political operative to ever take over the embassy.
Isolates the president -- didn't think proceed -- road which is reminiscent.
What does that Bob what -- -- -- -- was doing it's he minimizes personally minimized.
They missed Iraq and -- they mislead and all of that processes going on in the White House and directed.
Don't -- how do you agree that -- while it's -- that we had talked about Donald on on a previous.
Show here with you Greg and and we brought up then made -- a year ago I remember.
That Donald one.
Was the leaker in chief repeatedly leaking classified information about -- the subject -- computer virus that.
Maybe when we have the Israelis planted in Iran he leaked all sorts of stuff after the bin Laden raid.
Never got investigated never got punished got away with that because the media and the Democrats in the senate let him get away with -- when it's time.
-- -- -- -- The president's Press Secretary has for eight months insisted that the White House and the State Department.
Made no stub substantive changes -- is last November take a listen.
What -- the White House and State Department.
Have made clear that the single adjustment that was made those talking points by either of those two of these two institutions -- changing the -- consulate.
The diplomatic facility because consulate was inaccurate.
We now know that's not true and he just got absolutely beat up at the news conference on Friday but -- let.
Let's go back to where pat -- John left he is taking direction.
From high administration official -- -- and bottom line Tomlin was facilitating a political narrative.
That this was not an act of terror hence.
What did the dissembling my -- should these heads.
-- lost all credibility now he is an excuse to -- years you don't want it from here is -- spiritual -- headed abroad every book except that runs ago with PR this big claim to be a journal Ziegler famously said a lot of beaches at third grade the third -- burglary and also we have the John do you report they would be -- army is the company while that is under the I've been.
I was youngest person X is a news in an excellent sites where -- got.
The parallels in reverse or believable.
But -- has no credibility but it's part -- Doug just said they have inherited they must put.
John what about Victoria and New England as the top aide to secretary Hillary Clinton and now we have for email and she says.
You know essentially.
We can't tell the truth here because congress and the American public will blame us the state department for four American deaths -- while we're gonna get to and she finished.
Sure she is she even still there I'm not trying to guess -- I don't think yeah.
Carry out -- her credibility has been at this rate.
No one has credibility in this process which is one of the reasons why it.
We need Hannity no credibility dominant credibility Nolan no credibility what about Obama well now we get to the central quite right.
What what's the president doing I was in the White House around the -- it would president when we had the hostage crisis I know what the president went to.
We're having an attack.
Just take the picture of the bin Laden -- -- reverend what the situation room there's nobody there.
Though that night the president is isolated they're ready for -- fund raiser.
We don't know we know we had no communication with -- defense after 5 o'clock the real question is.
Why they moved him away -- -- because politically they wanted to get to to -- permit that in order to preserve the election and like Cole.
Like the -- you all cover -- The price -- what -- to produce an event and it masterminding this.
Is a threat to the administration to the very viability -- You know what there's another scandal that is troubling the Obama administration that's the virus that targeted any -- That had been named Tea Party or patriot.
In -- title and now we know that most slugger who heads the division.
Knew about this thing for the last two long years.
Didn't utter a word on another error.
A quirky -- analogy to Nixon right.
Where the White House is that six the IRS on political and many articles of impeachment on its -- and hear what we have -- the ex official explanation as a low level IRS employee in Cincinnati.
Got this going if you believe that went the Tea Party will be dabbling Obama in twenty.
Ten and eleven over the debt ceiling the idea that the White House is not involved with getting this investigation.
To intimidate or put out of business the -- -- you know -- the -- government abuse of power easy federal.
From right Greg this is the total politicization.
Of the federal -- but we have the Justice Department.
We have the White House.
Vietnam went Greg there are answers to questions that have to be gotten for us to get our government back localization -- -- This is that you do -- -- Chicago games repulse people but the wrestling that are being put in charge of important health -- -- right probably but -- Go back to the other issue.
There are some big questions stop deal with the minutia.
The question is where do the talking what are the video come from it what you thought wouldn't it didn't fall from the sky -- all right.
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